Posts by: Ryley Smith

Subtle Sony Announcement

 By Ryley Smith

 

In a super subtle announcement, Sony has released updated versions of the Sony a7R III and a7R IV! These small improvements from the originals include little aesthetic changes and an improved rear LCD monitor. 

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Sony Alpha Female Season 4

 By Ryley Smith

Sony Alpha is excited to be kicking off the fourth season of Alpha Female! This outstanding program is allowing the world to see, hear and experience perspectives that make the photography and video industry even richer. Whatever your gender, ethnicity, or professional level, you can make your voice heard and contribute to our society’s understanding of the female and minority perspectives! 

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Nikon Canada Student Savings Program Now Available

 By Ryley Smith

 

Students enrolled in Media, Visual Arts, or Fine Arts program, this is your chance to take advantage of Nikon Canada’s Student Savings Program! Get great rebates on select Nikon Mirrorless cameras, Digital SLR cameras, lenses and more! The process is super easy, so get your gear and start learning now!

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Interview: Sarah Fuller – The Pencil of Nature Workshop

 By Ryley Smith

 

Fresh air, excited photographers, stunning vistas. You can experience all of this and more during Sarah Fuller’s low-tech photography workshop, The Pencil of Nature, in the Columbia Mountains! During this week-long workshop, participants will be guided through numerous low-tech photographic processes while experiencing the stunning Gold Range mountains. To learn more about this amazing, low-tech workshop, we asked Sarah a few questions and least to say, this workshop sounds outstanding! 

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Sigma’s Newest fp Camera

 By Ryley Smith

 

Bringing fun into photography, Sigma’s newest addition is small in size, big on quality, and ready to create! Welcome the new Sigma fp L! The second fp in the family, the fp L is everything you love about the Sigma fp, plus more! 

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2020 National Pictures of the Year Finalists

 By Ryley Smith

 

Throughout the last year, we have experienced a lot of change. Thanks to some outstanding, Canadian photojournalists, our fear and courage, pain, strength, and resilience were captured through photographs. The News Photographers Association of Canada (NPAC) is recognizing and rewarding these photojournalist’s hard work with the country’s best photojournalism of 2020 for the 14th Annual National Pictures of the Year (NPOY) awards competition.

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Three New Lenses From Sony

 By Ryley Smith

 

Sony is seriously on a roll! They have announced the addition of three new G Lenses! The FE 50mm F2.5 GFE 40mm F2.5 G and FE 24mm F2.8 GAll three lenses deliver high image quality and beautiful bokeh in a lightweight and compact design, perfect for photographers and videographers needing high image quality combined with easy mobility. Designed for a wide range of photo and video uses including portraiture, landscape, street photography and more, these lenses are ready to execute your artistic vision!

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Canon + KEH Virtual Gear Buying Event

 By Ryley Smith

 

Have a pile of old camera gear you don’t need? Or are you looking for an excuse to upgrade? Well,  you can right now with our Canon Virtual KEH Gear Buying Event! Get rid of your old camera gear and treat yourself to special Canon Bonuses, based on how much you sell! Now you can finally get that R5 or R6 in your hands!

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Interview With Sidney Diongzon – Rode Wireless GO II

 By Ryley Smith

 

We had the opportunity to interview Sidney Diongzon, a filmmaker who knows a thing or two about audio, on the new Rode Wireless GO II. The first generation of Rode Wireless GO was a huge hit and a popular choice amongst filmmakers for its great quality, amazing portability and friendly price tag. With some major improvements in the GO II, we asked Sidney his thoughts on the new generation and how it compares to the original Wireless GO. 

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